Man robbed while getting paint from underneath Macon house

A 55-year-old man was robbed early Wednesday morning while retrieving paint from underneath the rear stairs of a house in the 4200 block of Worsham Avenue, according to Macon police.

The man told police a man approached him from behind at about 6:50 a.m. and jabbed an object into his back. The robber then demanded money and ran away with the cash, according to a police report released Thursday.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.